Outreach Discount Membership Information and Reimbursement
What is Outreach?
For 2020-21 registration only, MDSI will also accept proof of Unemployment Eligibility issued between February 1, 2020 and September 1, 2020 as proof of Outreach qualification. An Unemployment Pay Stub Outreach Membership will terminate on September 30, 2020 if proof or statement of current participation in one of MDSI’s Outreach Eligible programs has not been provided by that date or if the Unemployment Pay Stub Outreach Membership has not been updated to a Year Round Membership by that date
Maryland Swimming and USA Swimming offer an Outreach Membership for qualified individuals for $7. Athletes are responsible for any team registration fees.
The membership is a year round membership with all year round membership benefits.
Confidentiality of members is maintained.
Proof of qualification for Outreach Membership can be shown by meeting any one of the following criteria: Food Stamps, Lunch/Breakfast Program, Federal Poverty Guidelines, Fuel Assistance or Medical Assistance Programs.
Proof of eligibility, obtained from the Federal, State or Local governing agency must be provided.
Outreach membership is good for one year and requires new verification each year for renewal.
MD Swimming reimburses clubs for an athlete’s MD Swimming meet entry fees if they are an Outreach Member. Outreach athletes do not pay their meet entry fees , their club does. Upon submission of the reimbursement request form, the club is reimbursed by MD Swimming.